Down and not out, just. England’s stunning second-half fightback from a two-goal deficit against the Netherlands to win ensured they have a chance of progressing from their Nations League group and earning a place for Team GB at the Olympics.
Ella Toone was the hero, returned to the super-sub role she occupied during the Euros, firing in from a tight angle in added time to secure the victory and maintain the Lionesses’s unbeaten run at Wembley.
Written by Suzanne Wrack at Wembley
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